Proposed $310M Development Would Add Housing, Hotel, Office Tower to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Developer Vince Bryant likes to go big, think the current renovation of the historic Kansas City Star building, but the $310 million...

Historic Knickerbocker Coming Down After 40-Year Neighborhood Fight

By Kevin Collison The demolition of the historic Knickerbocker apartments, a premier address a century ago, is underway, ending a 40-year preservation struggle between its...

Modern Man Supply Opens in River Market

By Kevin Collison When you're opening a mostly-men's clothing and accessories store featuring comfortable  casual look, it helps to exclusively offer a clothing line by...

Prize Home + Garden Opening Store in Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Steve Rogers is fascinated by "the hunt" for unique and beautiful objects from around the world. A Sprint, now T-Mobile, marketing executive by...

Pop-Ups OnDelaware Debuts Saturday, Event to Highlight Street

Pop-Ups OnDelaware, a new monthly weekend event, debuts Saturday with the goal of attracting shoppers for unique goods to the historic street in the...

Native Digital Relocating to Crossroads with 25 Employees

By Kevin Collison Native Digital, a growing marketing firm now based in Midtown, is relocating its 25-employee headquarters to a renovated building in the Crossroads...

Couple Relocate Wellness Clinic from Crossroads to Calmer Digs in Union Hill

By Kevin Collison Chris Powell and Jennifer Kieltyka have left the bustle of the Crossroads District and found a quieter place for their acupuncture and...

From Spanish Flu to Covid-19, Michael’s Finds Cure to Carry On

By Kevin Collison It's fairly safe to say, Michael's Fine Clothes for Men is the only downtown retailer to have survived two pandemics, the Spanish...

Shriners, Baptists Cancel Big KC Conventions Because of Covid

By Kevin Collison Two major conventions scheduled to come to downtown Kansas City this summer, the Shriners International and National Baptists, have cancelled because of...

KC Barbell Beefs Up Size at New Location Near Crown Center

By Kevin Collison As soon as the city gives the all clear from Covid-19 health restrictions, Jay Ashman and his partners are ready to teach...